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51 Possible Causes for Asymmetric Thyroid Enlargement

  • Thyroid Lymphoma

    Furthermore, this case shows that in patients with primary hypothyroidism and a rapidly enlarging, asymmetrical thyroid, fine needle aspiration should be performed to rule[] Ultrasound showed asymmetrical diffuse enlargement of left thyroid lobe lasting left thoracal area and a cervical lymph node.[] This case shows that treatment with R-CHOP chemotherapy can lead to a recovery of thyroid function in a patient with severe hypothyroidism, without thyroid hormone supplementation[]

  • Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma

    , most patients have bilateral but asymmetric thyroid enlargement.[] Rarely, rapid growth of the tumor within the thyroid causes thyroiditis, with symptoms of hyperthyroidism and more severe neck pain and tenderness Signs — On physical examination[]

  • Toxic Nodular Goiter

    These multinodular goiters produce the most extreme enlargement of the thyroid, up to 2 kg, and are multilobulated and asymmetrically enlarged.19 Most "hot" or "autonomous[] A, Patient with a multilobulated, asymmetrically enlarged thyroid gland, fi, The gland is inhomogeneous and coarsely nodular with areas of fibrosis and cystic change.[] (B from Edis AJ, Grant CS, Egdahl RH: Surgery of the thyroid. In: Manual of Endocrine Surgery, 2nd ed. New York, Springer-Verlag, 1984.) FIGURE 7-8.[]

  • Thyroid Follicular Adenoma

    Grossly the DG thyroid gland is asymmetrically enlarged and multinodular. The histology is thought to vary depending on site of enzymatic block (3).[]

  • Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

    Pathological examination revealed a 58 gram thyroid gland with asymmetrical enlargement of the right lobe.[]

  • Subacute Thyroiditis

    […] of thyroid gland up to 2 normal size May be asymmetric with nodules of variable size; may be firm, but does not adhere to surrounding structures Microscopic (histologic)[] Occasionally, the enlargement may be asymmetrical, with one lobe being much larger. The thyroid may be 2-3 times its normal size and exquisitely tender to palpation.[] […] become euthyroid Radiology images Images hosted on PathOut server: Contributed by Ayana Suzuki, Cytotechnologist, Japan: Hypoechoic nodule Gross description Focal to diffuse enlargement[]

  • Thyroid Cyst with Hemorrhage

    The thyroid ultrasound, which was completed 4 days after her initial presentation, demonstrated an asymmetrically enlarged left thyroid lobe containing a heterogenous hypoechoic[] She was discharged home with an outpatient referral for a thyroid ultrasound.[]

  • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

    A patient with increased size of the gland, asymmetrical enlargement or associated B symptoms (20% of NHL can have symptoms of fevers, nightsweats or weight loss) should be[] Any asymmetric or large increase in the size of their thyroid gland warrants early evaluation with imaging, possible radionuclide iodine uptake scan and FNA. 2.[] Malignancy Hashimoto's thyroiditis in associated with an increased risk of thyroid lymphoma (non hodgkins lymphoma).[]

  • Hurthle Cell Carcinoma

    She was aware of an enlarging thyroid swelling and recently experienced a few thyrotoxic symptoms.[] She was overtly thyrotoxic and had a large asymmetric goiter and severe weakness of proximal muscles in lower limbs.[]

  • Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma

    Enlarge Anatomy of the thyroid and parathyroid glands.[] The gland has an isthmus and often asymmetric right and left lobes; usually four parathyroid glands lie posteriorly.[] When swallowing, the thyroid may be felt to rise with the larynx—most commonly in the presence of a disease process.[]

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